Found December 18, 2012 on The Outside Corner:
Baseball season may be behind us for the winter, but that doesn't mean teams aren't sending out holiday wishes to their fans. Many teams have been sending out videos to their fans wishing them a happy holiday season, and while many of the videos online haven't been updated to reflect 2012 yet, the Atlanta Braves have updated theirs and sent the video out to fans...and boy, is it a doozy. The animation in this video is reminiscent of Blue's Clues, right down to the talking inanimate objects in goofy voices. The talking bat in the first few seconds of the video sounds a lot like Towelie from South Park. Braves players Jason Heyward, Brian McCann, and (I think) Chipper Jones are all animated, with only Heyward having a speaking line or being identified.  The premise behind the card is a little flawed too. Essentially, the gist of the commercial is "it's fun to hang out with family and friends during both the baseball season and the holiday season, so it...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Braves 2012 Holiday card

I thought the cartoons were pretty cute when they were advertising the holiday packs, and I even went as far as to ask a friend who works for the team if the cartoons were drawn by someone internal or if they had it done. Then the video came out. Watch it here. (It doesn't appear to be embeddable.) And I thought it was ridiculous, so I asked Twitter what they thought... Does...

Say Hey, It's A J-Hey Rookie Auto!

One of my smaller PCs is of Braves' right fielder Jason Heyward, one of my favorite players. The guy is a stud, and though my collection of him is not overwhelming due to high prices, I try and add to it when I can. I was thankfully able to add a big piece in the below beauty recently for a great price.It's my second Heyward signature to go along with a minor league auto...
Braves News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.